calendar year


Definition of calendar year

1 : a period of a year beginning and ending with the dates that are conventionally accepted as marking the beginning and end of a numbered year
2 : a period of time equal in length to that of the year in the calendar conventionally in use

Examples of calendar year in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Completing his first calendar year in the program was important for him. Michael Casagrande |, al, 25 Mar. 2022 Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot reported making $383,005 in total income for 2020, her first full calendar year in office, according to a tax return released by the mayor’s office. Gregory Pratt,, 2 Mar. 2022 New York Attorney General Letitia James’s legal pursuit of Donald Trump, his organization and his children, now entering its fourth calendar year, smacks of the latter. The Editorial Board, WSJ, 4 Jan. 2022 That was thanks largely to the Milwaukee Bucks' Fiserv Forum, which hosted 32 concerts for its first full calendar year of operation, far surpassing any arena's annual concert slate in the city's history. Piet Levy, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 28 Dec. 2021 Another trap is that a 60-day rollover between IRAs can be done only once every 12 months (not every calendar year) per taxpayer (not per IRA). Bob Carlson, Forbes, 30 Oct. 2021 Ford cautioned that the company was so overwhelmed initially that some orders wouldn't be filled until calendar year 2022, which might end up being a 2023 model year. Phoebe Wall Howard, Detroit Free Press, 8 Sep. 2021 And things weren't helped by the facelift launched in the 2007 calendar year, which added power. Jens Meiners, Car and Driver, 11 Dec. 2020 Its only loss of the calendar year came against Green Bay in the final game of the regular season. Matthew Vantryon, The Indianapolis Star, 14 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of calendar year

1689, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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27 Apr 2022

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“Calendar year.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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